Fix Hyperlinks Not Working In Outlook

I recently ran into an issue where Outlook 2016 on Windows 10 was giving me one of these errors whenever I would try to click on a link: "This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator" or "Your organization's policies are preventing us from completing [...]

How To Remove Internet Explorer (IE) From Windows Server

If you run any Windows Servers, you may run into a scenario where you want to remove access to Internet Explorer. Usually, any administrators that log into servers won't have a need for it anyway, plus it can be a security concern. Sometimes, you might have a server that refuses to update to the latest [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:54:18+00:00May 18th, 2016|Categories: Apps, Internet, Tech Tips|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Update Your Internet Explorer Now Through Windows Update-Zero Day Exploit Patched

Last week you may have ready about a zero-day exploit (Security Advisory 2963983) that affect all versions of Microsoft's Internet Explorer, from versions 6 through 11. It was considered to be pretty severe, with government agencies even suggesting changing browsers. The exploit allowed for hackers "to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current [...]

Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday 6/11/13 Release Notes

It's that time of month where Microsoft has their Patch Tuesday, on June 11th. This is where they release the majority of their Windows Updates to patch bugs and security fixes. This month, there are 5 security fixes set to be released and pushed through Windows Update. Four of the updates are flagged as Important, [...]

Windows Blue Build 9364 Leaks Online – Shows New Features Coming

We've heard about Windows Blue for a while now. It is supposed to be the streamlined updates for its Windows operating systems, spreading across Windows 8, Windows Server, and Windows Phone. Build 9364 of Windows Blue has now been leaked online showing some new features such as different live tile sizes, Internet Explorer 11, better [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:26+00:00March 24th, 2013|Categories: OS|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Windows 8 Metro Browser Flash Tool Whitelist Editor – Updated v1.6

Updated 2/25/2013 - v1.6 Released There's now an updated version of this handy little app available which squashes a few bugs and also allows you to do a backup and restore on your whitelist. As pictured above, the new array of options are: •Option 1 will allow you to import that custom whitelist that is [...]

Tech Tip: How To Print From A Windows 8 Metro App

With traditional Windows apps, there's usually a print option in the menu or on a toolbar somewhere. That's not the case in the Metro (Modern-UI) apps. Instead, you have to use the Charms bar (the right-hand menu) and select Devices. Once you open up what you want to print, open the Charms bar by swiping [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:59:05+00:00January 28th, 2013|Categories: Tech Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Critical Windows 8 Patches Coming Dec 11th Patch Tuesday

In case you weren't aware, Microsoft tries to keep an update schedule when it comes to their security patches, which has been dubbed Patch Tuesday. This coming Tuesday will see one of the first major security updates for Windows 8 and Windows 8 RT (as well as some for Windows XP, Vista, 7, Server 2003, [...]

10 More Windows 8 Tips and Tricks

1. Mastering Metro Internet Explorer Metro apps don't always work as you'd expect. Click the Internet Explorer tab, for instance, and you'll launch a full-screen version without toolbars, menus or sidebars, which like so much of Windows 8 may leave you initially feeling lost. Right-click an empty part of the page, though, and you'll find [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:12+00:00October 22nd, 2012|Categories: Tech Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

IE10 Preview Coming To Windows 7 In November

Microsoft has made a big deal out of their new Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) browser in their upcoming Windows 8 operating system. With the launch of Windows 8 right around the corner, today, Microsoft announced the availability of IE10 for Windows 7 users. They will release a preview edition next month, in November. As we [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:18+00:00October 17th, 2012|Categories: Apps, Internet|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments